Elyse Dorsey


Elyse Dorsey is an attorney advisor to U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) Commissioner Noah Joshua Phillips. Prior to joining the FTC, she worked in the Washington, DC office of Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati PC. At the firm, her practice encompassed a wide array of antitrust and consumer protection matters, including mergers and transactional work, conduct investigations, and litigation and appellate work. She has particular experience with antitrust as it applies to high technology and intellectual property issues. She has published in leading journals including Competition Policy InternationalColumbia Science and Technology Law ReviewGeorge Mason Law Review, and The Journal of Law, Economics & Policy. Ms. Dorsey is currently Deputy Chair of the Regulatory Transparency Project’s Antitrust & Consumer Protection Working Group and was recently Counsel to the Section Chair of the ABA Section of Antitrust Law. She clerked for the Honorable E. Grady Jolly on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit. She received her J.D., summa cum laude, from Antonin Scalia Law School at George Mason University and her B.A., summa cum laude, from Clemson University, Calhoun Honors College.